Ontology or the Theory of Being - Peter Coffey

This quote was added by malevolarky
While the possession of knowledge for its own sake is a motive of research it is not the only motive. We seek knowledge in order to use it for the guidance of our conduct in life, for the orientation of our activities, for the improvement of our condition; knowing that knowledge is power, we seek it in order to make it minister to our needs.

Train on this quote

Rate this quote:
4.1 out of 5 based on 46 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:

Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
eventlogging 170.00 100%
missarkansas 146.13 98.3%
missarkansas 145.63 98.6%
wolfram 138.22 94.2%
wolfram 136.23 92.7%
jpadtyping 136.10 98.8%
boothandbrown 131.38 99.1%
stormspirit97 130.21 95.8%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
user71668 80.42 96.3%
user85232 55.85 98.3%
irreverent487 81.55 93.0%
kvxome 91.66 93.2%
user76405 47.21 88.8%
eventlogging 170.00 100%
user71586 42.64 90.8%
ajfoster 82.83 97.2%